Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Integrative Care for Type 2 Diabetes

Condition:   Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Interventions:   Other: Naturopathic Care;   Other: Usual (Conventional) Care
Sponsor:   The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Effect of a Continuous Glucose Monitoring on Maternal and Neonatal Outcomes in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Condition:   GDM
Interventions:   Device: FreeStyle sensors.;   Device: Glucometer
Sponsor:   Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Hydroxytyrosol and Vitamin E in Pediatric NASH

Condition:   NAFLD
Interventions:   Drug: Hydroxytyrosol plus Vitamin E;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsor:   Bambino Gesù Hospital and Research Institute
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Racial Differences in MCT for Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: Medium chain triglycerides (MCT)
Sponsors:   Boston Medical Center;   Boston University
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

Training in the Fasted State, Glucose Metabolism and Energy Balance

Condition:   Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Interventions:   Behavioral: Exercise;   Behavioral: Breakfast;   Behavioral: Maintain habitual habits
Sponsor:   University of Bath
Not yet recruiting - verified July 2016

A Pilot Study Exploring the Efficacy and Safety of Herbal Medicine on Korean Obese Women With Metabolic Syndrome Risk Factors - Double Blinded, Randomized, Multicenter, Placebo Controlled Clinical Trial -

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Drug: Daesiho-tang;   Drug: Jowiseungcheung-tang;   Drug: Placebo
Sponsors:   Gachon University Gil Oriental Medical Hospital;   Sangji University Oriental Medical Hospital, Korea;   Dongguk University Ilsan Oriental Hospital
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Metabolic Effects of Angiotensin-(1-7)

Conditions:   Obesity;   Insulin Resistance;   Hypertension;   Metabolic Cardiovascular Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Angiotensin-(1-7);   Drug: Saline
Sponsor:   Vanderbilt University
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Study Comparing Fish Oil and Krill Oil

Conditions:   Inflammation;   Dyslipidemia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Fish oil;   Dietary Supplement: Krill oil
Sponsors:   Tufts University;   Prevention Pharmaceuticals
Terminated - verified July 2016

Improving Insulin Resistance To Treat Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Pilot Study

Condition:   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)
Interventions:   Drug: Metformin;   Behavioral: Lifestyle modifications;   Device: Fibroscan device (Echosens)
Sponsor:   Northwell Health
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Evaluation of Liver Grafts With FibroScan® Before Organ Retrieval in Patients With Brain Death

Conditions:   Tissue and Organ Harvesting;   Liver Transplantation;   Brain Death
Intervention:   Procedure: Fibroscan
Sponsor:   University Hospital, Limoges
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Effect of a Low Glycemic Index on Metabolic Syndrome

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome X
Interventions:   Behavioral: Mediterranean Diet;   Behavioral: Low Glycemic Index Diet;   Behavioral: Low Glycemic Index Mediterranean Diet
Sponsor:   Azienda Ospedaliera Specializzata in Gastroenterologia Saverio de Bellis
Completed - verified July 2016

A Multi-center Controlled-feeding Study of Dietary Fat Intake and Weight Change and Related Metabolic Risk Factors in China

Conditions:   Healthy;   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Behavioral: low-fat diet;   Behavioral: moderate-fat diet;   Behavioral: high-fat diet
Sponsor:   Zhejiang University
Completed - verified July 2016

Swiss Austrian German Testicular Cancer Cohort Study - SAG TCCS

Condition:   Testicular Neoplasms
Sponsors:   Dr. med. Christian Rothermundt;   German Testicular Cancer Study Group
Recruiting - verified July 2016

The Effect of an Enhanced Rice Bran Nutritional Supplement in HIV

Condition:   Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: rice bran arabinoxylan compound (RBAC);   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   University of Miami;   Daiwa Health Development
Completed - verified July 2016

Effects of Colchicine in Non-Diabetic Adults With Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Obesity;   Metabolic Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Colchicine 0.6 mg given;   Drug: Placebo capsules given
Sponsors:   Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD);   National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK);   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Development of Endothelial Biomarkers

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Intervention:   Behavioral: Induction of endothelial function variations
Sponsor:   University Hospital, Clermont-Ferrand
Recruiting - verified July 2016

Renal Sympathetic Denervation in Metabolic Syndrome (Metabolic Syndrome Study)

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Procedure: Renal Denervation;   Device: EnligHTN™ Renal Denervation System.
Sponsor:   St. Jude Medical
Completed - verified July 2016

Environmental, Metabolic and Nutritional Factors of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhotic Patients

Conditions:   Cirrhosis With Hepatocellular Carcinoma;   Cirrhosis Without Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Interventions:   Biological: Serum, plasma and DNA samples;   Procedure: Radiological exploration by CT scan or MRI
Sponsor:   Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Dijon
Recruiting - verified February 2013

Prevalence of and Factors Associated With Metabolic Syndrome in Schizophrenia

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Quality of Life;   Depression
Sponsor:   Chiang Mai University
Completed - verified July 2016

Study of a Holistic Health Program for United Methodist Clergy

Conditions:   Obesity;   Depression;   Diabetes;   Hypertension;   Hypercholesterolemia
Intervention:   Behavioral: Holistic health
Sponsors:   Duke Clergy Health Initiative;   The Duke Endowment
Active, not recruiting - verified July 2016

Effect of Apple and Apple Pomace on Inflammation and Cholesterol Metabolism in Healthy Overweight

Condition:   Cardiovascular Diseases
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Apples;   Dietary Supplement: Apple pomace
Sponsors:   University of Copenhagen;   Technical University of Denmark;   Central Jutland Regional Hospital
Completed - verified July 2016

Regulation of FGF21 by Nutritional Challenges

Conditions:   Fasting;   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)
Interventions:   Behavioral: Fasting;   Behavioral: Fasting;   Behavioral: Diet;   Dietary Supplement: oral carbohydrate challenge
Sponsor:   Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Recruiting - verified August 2015